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by Paul CiampoliAPPA News DirectorPosted May 21, 2019
The city council of San Jose, Calif, in late April agreed to expand San Jose Clean Energy’s revolving credit agreement with Barclays Bank PLC from $50 million to $80 million. San Jose Clean Energy is the city’s community choice aggregator (CCA).
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued an alert related to the use of Chinese-built drones by entities in the U.S., citing concerns that the information collected by the drones could be transmitted to Chinese drone manufacturers and ultimately China’s government, according to recent media reports.
by Peter MaloneyAPPA NewsPosted May 21, 2019
A new law authorizes public utility districts in Washington State to invest in transportation electrification infrastructure.
by Paul CiampoliAPPA News DirectorPosted May 20, 2019
The benefits that power marketing administrations (PMAs) provide to their customers including the delivery of low-cost hydropower and the ways in which PMAs are working to ensure federal hydropower resources remain competitive were highlighted at a recent Senate hearing.
The PJM Interconnection’s proposed revisions to its reserve market price formation should be rejected by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission because, among other things, there is no crisis requiring major changes to the design of the reserve market, the American Public Power Association and multiple other parties recently argued.